Alternative System for the Expansion of the Panama Canal

Panama Canal Recommended System: Slave-Tank Locks (shorter pres) Attached is a shorter presentation on Bert Shelton’s recommended integrated system, given to the Panama Canal Authority (ACP). It contains illustrations of how the slave-tank locks operate — using the same components as the existing locks and the planned side-tank locks — to yield far greater water savings and transit capacity, with far less environmental impact. But most important to eliminate the salt water intrusion problem entirely. By far it is the more eco friendly alternative. [To hold on any sequence press pause for reading]